Noah’s first field trip

Noah had his first field trip.  He is growing up so, so fast. The thing is that it seems that he is growing up the fastest.  It’s not that he is, of course. I think it is that he was ‘the baby’ for the shortest time- his infanthood collided with Lily’s just 6 months in-…

How To: Be The Worst Procrastinator Mom From The PTA

Two weeks ago I got a big purple paper in Adam’s take-home folder. It said something like: “March 2, 2012 is Read Across America Day.  To celebrate, your child can dress up as their favorite character from a book.  Feel free to also bring the book to school…” etc, etc, blah, blah, blah.  This is…

admit it, you want a minivan, too

Okay, okay, I admit it: I want a minivan. When it was time to buy a new car the last time, I really, really didn’t want a minivan.  So we got a third-row seating SUV. A gas guzzler. And I’m just going to say it: I look cuter in it than I’d look in a…